Abranchiata

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See also: abranchiata

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἀ- (a-, not) + βράγχια (bránkhia, gills) -ata

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /eɪˈbɹæŋ.kiˌɑ.tə/, /eɪˈbɹæŋ.kiˌeɪ.tə/

Proper noun[edit]

Abranchiata

  1. (archaic) An obsolete order of annelids, so called because the species composing it have no special organs of respiration.
  2. (archaic) Any of a number of gill-less animals excluding Abranchia.